Can’t light a Falcon 9 without a spark.


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Can’t light a Falcon 9 without a spark.

The article is an interesting analysis of why Thursday’s Falcon 9 launch was scrubbed. They are aiming to try again Monday evening.

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  • “The ignition process on a rocket engine is critical and must be of high reliability. ‘

    Quote of the day.

    I knew that hypergolics were used on the Moon missions, and my understanding was that the design choice was to ensure the reliability of the LM ascent stage. I didn’t know that hypergolics could ‘misfire’.

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